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Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget

B.C. consumers surveyed estimate they will spend $921 this season

Victoria woman seeks yarn donations to knit toques for people in need

Patrizia Fitch is hoping to make 150 to 200 toques this year

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Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

VicPD calls on public to vote on kids’ art for holiday greeting

Deadline to vote for the final three contestants ends at noon Dec. 5

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Journal project of Surrey RCMP Cpl. Elenore Sturko aims to commemorate her great uncle’s service

Celebrating DiversAbilities on Vancouver Island

Diversity celebrated on International Day of Persons With Disabilities

Comox SPCA asking public to give Marshall a helping paw

Marshall came into SPCA care with painful sores and lesions covering most of his body.

  • Dec 3, 2019

Orange Shirt Day inspires Victoria student to action

Grade 5 student, Haley Paetkau raises $2,556 for Stz’uminus Community School

Design underway for Cathedral Grove parking lot upgrade

Median, pedestrian overpass, parking area expansion all in the works

Getting their child back from a ‘deep hole’

After Makena suffered 100 seizures, surgery became a ‘high point’ for these parents

  • Dec 2, 2019

Changing the outcome through philanthropy

Donor support plays a vital role when it comes to cancer breakthroughs

  • Dec 2, 2019

North Island College time capsule opens a bushel of memories

25 years ago revealed when capsule opened in NIC’s Port Alberni campus

Wheelchair opens doors for traveller in India and Pakistan

For Comox Valley’s Judy Norbury, disability paved way for experiences she might not have had

Only 22 out of 600 Greater Victoria firefighters are women

‘Don’t let a fear of failure stop you,’ say region’s few female firefighters

WATCH: Largest ever Big Truck Parade lights up Campbell River

More than 70 vehicles took part in annual celebration to ring in holiday season

Vancouver Island teen urging you to adopt a grandparent this Christmas

Comox Valley program matches lonely seniors with gift-givers each holiday season

Haiti orphans in desperate need as country warns to stay away

Former Langford fire chief postpones humanitarian mission due to political unrest

  • Nov 30, 2019

Greater Victoria is an archeology hotspot, but it’s illegal to collect artifacts

Coastal archeologist talks mammoths, what to do if you find an artifact in B.C.